Thiells, New York

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Thiells, New York

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High Points

Thiells strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):

Category Trophy
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Thiells People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Thiells Median Family Income
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Thiells Public Transportation Use
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Thiells College Educated Adults
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Thiells Racial Diversity
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Thiells Low Rate of Poverty
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Thiells Well-Paid Single Women

Comparative Profile of Thiells, New York

Comparing Thiells to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Racial Diversity 10 9
Well-Paid Single Women 9 5
Well-Paid Single Men 9 5
Male Share of the Population 8 9
Age of the Population 6 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 5
Female Share of the Population 3 2
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 10
Portion of People Married 10 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 10 9
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
College Educated Adults 10 7
People Above Poverty 9 7

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 7
Walking and Biking to Work 6 5
Working at Home 3 3
Short Commute Times 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 8 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 3
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 1
Affordability of Rents 1 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 4
People Living Alone 1 1

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Thiells Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 18 miles NW of White Plains, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 32 miles N of New York, New York
County Rockland
Standard Zip Codes 10984
Phone Area Codes 845
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.21
Longitude -74.018

Thiells Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.5 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 51 inches
Distance 12.2 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 35 F
Apr Temp 40 to 60 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 44 to 62 F
Annual Precip 50.5 inches
Distance 17.5 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 38 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 85 F
Oct Temp 45 to 65 F
Annual Precip 52.1 inches
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Thiells Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 4,758 100%
Male 2,363 49.7%
Female 2,395 50.3%
Under 18 1,169 24.6%
18+ 3,589 75.4%
65+ 400 8.4%
Median Age 37.8
Average Family Size 3.38
White 4,192 88.1%
African-American 185 3.9%
Asian 134 2.8%
American Indian & Alaskan 11 0.2%
Other 165 3.5%
Mixed Race 71 1.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 602 12.7%

Thiells Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Italian 24.1%
Irish 20.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 19%
US/American 8.7%
German 5.7%
Polish 4.1%
English 3.2%
Russian 2.7%
Jamaican 1.4%
Greek 1.2%
Ukrainian 0.9%
Hungarian 0.9%
Trinidadian and Tobagonian 0.9%
Brazilian 0.9%
French (except Basque) 0.8%
Haitian 0.6%
French Canadian 0.5%
Scotch-Irish 0.5%
Scottish 0.4%
Swiss 0.3%
Israeli 0.3%
Norwegian 0.3%
Romanian 0.3%
Lebanese 0.2%
Czechoslovakian 0.2%
African 0.2%
Liberian 0.2%
Nigerian 0.2%
Austrian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Thiells 4,758 $86,872
Haverstraw 10,117 $44,881
Mount Ivy 6,536 $61,968
Pomona 2,726 $108,399
Stony Point 11,744 $82,124
Verplanck 777 $51,375
West Haverstraw 10,295 $55,964
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